FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, LSU defensive coordinator Kevin Steele, left, shakes hands with LSU head coach Les Miles during a news conference in Baton Rouge, La. After Steele's difficult final year as defensive coordinator at Clemson, it wasn't long before he was back on another staff with Nick Saban at Alabama. So Saban counts himself among the least surprised to see Steele and his new defense thriving at LSU in advance of their matchup with the Crimson Tide.
FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, LSU defensive coordinator Kevin Steele, left, shakes hands with LSU head coach Les Miles during a news conference in Baton Rouge, La. After Steele's difficult final year as defensive coordinator at Clemson, it wasn't long before he was back on another staff with Nick Saban at Alabama. So Saban counts himself among the least surprised to see Steele and his new defense thriving at LSU in advance of their matchup with the Crimson Tide. Hilary Scheinuk, File AP Photo
FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, LSU defensive coordinator Kevin Steele, left, shakes hands with LSU head coach Les Miles during a news conference in Baton Rouge, La. After Steele's difficult final year as defensive coordinator at Clemson, it wasn't long before he was back on another staff with Nick Saban at Alabama. So Saban counts himself among the least surprised to see Steele and his new defense thriving at LSU in advance of their matchup with the Crimson Tide. Hilary Scheinuk, File AP Photo